222281 - Defense Intern

Florida Senator seeks full-time, unpaid intern for up to six months to work with his defense team. Intern will assist the defense team with hearing preparation, meetings and travel, tracking legislation and budget requests, and following up with Department of Defense agencies and industry groups. Qualified candidates should be detail oriented, excellent researchers and possess strong communication skills. Preference will be given to candidates with military experience, active or reserve, and/or students studying National Security Policy, Public Administration, History, or International Relations. Florida ties a plus. This internship is designed to be an opportunity for those seeking Congressional staff experience and with aspirations to eventual paid staff employment in national security affairs on Capitol Hill.

Please email Human_Resources@billnelson.senate.gov with Defense Intern in the subject line, a cover letter, resume, and 3 page writing sample.

No calls or drop-bys please.

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